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hpr1571 :: Yahoo Mail Forwarder

by ToeJet

Published August 11, 2014


Summary: Build, configure and deploy a self maintaining Yahoo mail forwarding virtual client.
Source: http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=1571


Build, configure and deploy a self maintaining Yahoo mail forwarding virtual client.
Needed

  • VirtualBox
  • Fedora 20 LXDE/32Bit iso file.
  • Virtual Hosting Server (currently using VirtualBox, phpVirtualBox with a Centos6 host).
  • Yahoo Account
  • IMAP capable email account for delivery.

Since it will be virtual, isolated, single purpose machine, Security is minimal.

Step by step instuctions at http://james.toebesacademy.com/YahooMailForwarder.html

  1. Build VM
  2. Configure Applications and AutoStart
  3. Configure Mail Forwarding
  4. Configure Automatic Maintenance
  5. Test
  6. Deploy to Virtual Server.

Known Issues:

Occasionally bulk forwards spam folder....

Let me know your thoughts and if you want to hear more about my home server configuration.



Contributor HackerPublicRadio
Language English

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